Ways for ECP’s to Attend Transitions Academy 2017

NEW YORK, April, 2016 – To meet demand and expand the audience of Transitions Academy attendees, Transitions Optical, Inc. is providing four ways for interested industry professionals to attend the 21st annual Transitions Academy, held January 29 – February 1, 2017 in Orlando. “For twenty years, Transitions Academy has been a forum for us to … [Read more...]

Charmant Renews ELLE Eyewear License

Lagardère Active Group, the brand owner of the internationally renowned ELLE brand, and Charmant Group, the globally acknowledged Japanese eyewear company, are celebrating their 20th anniversary of a land-marking co-operation of the successful establishment of the ELLE eyewear brand. They also announce the early renewal of their global licensing … [Read more...]

Signet Armorlite Crowns Winners of Kodak Lens Contest

Signet Armorlite, Inc. will crown the winners of the recent KODAK Lens “Big Apples” contest at Vision Expo East 2016.  The exciting “Big Apples” contest was open to Independent Eye Care Professionals (ECPs) and took place September 1 – December 31, 2015.  Over 180 ECPs participated in the 4-month contest and three first place prize winners were … [Read more...]

ClearVision’s Selfie Social Contest at Vision Expo East: #CVOatVEE

Ready for your close up? Visit ClearVision Optical at Vision Expo East Booth #4520 for a selfie social  party! You’ll feel like a celebrity when you step up to the ClearVision step & repeat backdrop and take a photo at our Selfie Kiosk! Take pics by yourself, with your friends, or with your favorite ClearVision sales consultant. You’ll be able … [Read more...]

Vision-Ease Expands Global Sales and Marketing

RAMSEY, MINN. (April, 2016) – VISION EASE announces three new sales and marketing appointments to enhance its global customer relationships and communications. Grady Lenski was promoted to Chief Marketing Officer, Steve Reiman hired as Vice President of Sales, North America, and David George promoted to Senior Director, North America Key Accounts … [Read more...]

Congressman Frelinghuysen Visits Charmant

Morris Plains, NJ – April, 2016 – Charmant USA welcomed Congressman Rodney Frelinghuysen to their corporate offices in New Jersey.  Frelinghuysen is serving his eleventh term as the Representative for New Jersey’s 11th Congressional District which includes communities in Morris, Sussex, Passaic and Essex Counties. He serves as New Jersey’s senior … [Read more...]

WileyX Launches Road & Trail RX and WX Blue Lens Technology

Wileyx Introduces Road & Trail Rx and WX Blue Lens Technology, Providing Wearers With Absolute Premium Protection at Work and On the Road Wiley X®, Inc. has introduced two new prescription lens advancements developed to provide the clearest possible vision and enhance eye comfort and health in everyday, real-life situations. The first … [Read more...]

Wiley X Announces Sponsorship With Racing Legend Tony Stewart

Iconic Driver/Owner Stewart Joins Impressive 2016 Roster of Racers Who Depend on Wiley X’s Absolute Premium Protection Vision protection innovator Wiley X®, Inc. is pleased to announce its new sponsorship agreement with auto racing legend Tony Stewart, who will be wearing and representing Wiley X eyewear throughout the 2016 NASCAR … [Read more...]

ClearVision Optical Receives Economic Development Council Award

Hauppauge, NY – February 2016 – Optical industry leader ClearVision Optical recently received a Regional Economic Development Council Award from the New York State Department of Labor to support the company’s training and process improvement efforts. Made on behalf of the Governor’s Regional Economic Development Councils (REDCs) and Consolidated … [Read more...]

Family Owned A&A Optical Celebrates 45 Years Of Business

Dallas, 2016: A&A Optical is proud to announce its forty-fifth year in business. In a competitive industry where companies have come and gone, A&A Optical has achieved four and half decades of delivering innovative products and exceptional customer service to optical dispensaries. A&A Optical will commemorate this milestone with a … [Read more...]

Aspire Eyewear Introduces Frame Naming Contest

February, 2016 – Aspire Eyewear introduces its new social contest, #AspireToBe, a frame naming contest designed to encourage engagement with the brand on social media. Held on the Aspire Facebook page, facebook.com/AspireEyewear, the #AspireToBe contest invites eyecare professionals and consumers to provide suggested names for one of the next … [Read more...]

Strategic Business Growth Appointments by Adlens

Adlens®, the global leader in adjustable focus eyewear, has announced a series of strategic appointments and promotions to ensure capacity is aligned with business growth in 2016. The structural changes have been made to reflect the company’s growing needs following the launch of AdlensFocuss™, the first prescription eyewear to feature … [Read more...]

Hoya Acquires Nexus Vision Group

HOYA Vision Care announced the acquisition of Nexus Vision Group, LLC and its affiliated laboratory partners in five states. Nexus is headquartered in Grove City, OH. “This acquisition expands HOYA’s US footprint, establishes a greater local presence and allows us to better serve our customers,” said Barney Dougher, President of HOYA Vision Care, … [Read more...]

Clearvision Launches Online Shopping Cart

Hauppauge, NY – February 2016 – Taking its first step into the world of ecommerce, eyewear industry leader ClearVision Optical introduces an online shopping cart to its website, cvoptical.com. In its efforts to remain current in today’s fast paced marketplace, ClearVision introduced the online shopping cart to provide customers with the … [Read more...]

Liberty Sport Renews Partnership With Special Olympics

Washington, DC - Liberty Sport, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of sports protective eyewear, has committed to renewing a global partnership agreement with Special Olympics, providing key support to the Special Olympics- Lions Clubs International Opening Eyes® (Opening Eyes) global vision care program. Through this renewed commitment to … [Read more...]